Wilde Lieder Marx.Music UK premieres in Birmingham Tuesday 4 September 2018, 7.30pmCBSO Centre, Birmingham Online sales have now ended for this event but tickets are available to buy on the door. After a weekend performing new music responding to Marx's life and work in the town where Marx was born 200 years ago, BCMG brings its specially-commissioned works for duo and ensemble, and the winning pieces of an international call for scores, home to Birmingham. 6.30pm Pre-concert performance Elizabeth Atherton Soprano To be introduced by Stephan Meier, and including discussion with composers involved in the Marx project Geoffrey Gordon (b.1968) HarmonieWLMM (2018), 7′ 7.30pm Concert Marcus Farnsworth BaritoneMichael Wendeberg Conductor Cecilia Arditto (b.1966) The Dearest DreamWLMM (2018), 10′Alistair Zaldua (b.1970) manifestoWLMM (2018), 11′Andrea Portera (b.1973) Wild RitualsWLMM (2018), 12′Frédéric Pattar (b.1969) Deflation – Eine Kleine MarxmusikBCMG (2018), 11′Sergej Newski (b.1972) Letter to H. MarxBCMG (2018), 12′ BCMG BCMG Commission SISound Investment Commission WLMMWilde Lieder Marx.Music competition prizewinner Thank you to our partners, supporters and funders. Wilde Lieder Marx.Music is funded by the German Federal Cultural Foundation. UK performances are supported by Diaphonique. Booking for this event has now closed.